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Legal experts give the Scottish Government food for thought on Named Person scheme

22nd Sep 2017
Chris Buttenshaw

This week the Scottish Parliament’s Education & Skills Committee took further evidence on the Named Person scheme.  The Committee heard from the Law Society of Scotland and the Faculty of Advocates both of which highlight serious flaws in the Sco

CARE Calls Out Betting Ads on Sports Shirts

22nd Sep 2017
Rachael Adams

CARE's Tim Houston is interviewed on BBC Radio Talkback about how gambling adverts on sports shirts should be banned.

Our Tax System Needs to be Reformed to Help Families

22nd Sep 2017
Rachael Adams

Nola Leach, CARE's CEO speaks to Dave Piper at TWR about a new report which shows that the national living wage is no longer enough to raise a child.

Hundreds of Doctors Rebel as they are Denied a Vote in Secret Abortion Decriminalisation Ballot

22nd Sep 2017
Rachael Adams

The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) has denied its members a chance to vote in a secret ballot on abortion decriminalisation today, choosing instead for just 33 members of the body’s council to vote on the controversial motio

Theresa May at the United Nations

Prime Minister promises new action to tackle modern slavery at home and abroad

22nd Sep 2017
Louise Gleich

This week, the Prime Minister Theresa May hosted an event at the United Nations General Assembly in New York on tackling forced labour, human trafficking and modern day slavery.

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New report highlights exploitation of Vietnamese people in UK

15th Sep 2017
Louise Gleich

New research published this week by the Anti-Slavery Commissioner has focussed attention on the trafficking of people from Vietnam to be exploited in the UK.

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